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  • Step 5: Other Work
    Step 5: Other Work

    Once you have proven that a person had substantial gainful activity, the claimant has a severe impairment that meets certain duration requirements , the impairment is contained within the " Listing of ...

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  • Step 2(a): Duration Requirement
    Step 2(a): Duration Requirement

    Earlier, we noted that in order for a disability to meet the requirements of the Social Security Act, the impairment must be severe. Related to this, is the requirement that the disability continue to ...

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  • Step 2: Defining Severe Impairments
    Step 2: Defining Severe Impairments

    As previously noted, there is a five-step process regarding a person's claim of disability . We have also provided a detailed overview of the standards used to determine what is and what is not " ...

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  • Overview Of the Five-Step Sequential Evaluation Process To Determine Disability
    Overview Of the Five-Step Sequential Evaluation Process To Determine Disability

    In a previous blog post , we detailed the complex and cumbersome definition of disability used by the Social Security Administration. In a series of posts, we will will detail the process used by the ...

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  • What Does Disability Mean Under The Social Security Act?
    What Does Disability Mean Under The Social Security Act?

    Though the law has been historically based on common sense and logic, in the arena of Social Security law, disability is not easily defined. Common sense, in colloquial use, would define disabled as ...

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